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Stu's Brew Coffee Drive-Thru Ribbon Cutting

 
10/12/2017 01:35 PM
The public is invited to the Ribbon Cutting for the new Stu’s Brew Coffee Drive Thru on October 16nd at 2 p.m. located at 304 Beebe Capps. Mountain Mudd now has a new name and a beautiful new building to better serve you. Stu Willibey has been Serving Searcy for seven years at this location and is excited to invite everyone out to taste their great coffee! They offer all your favorite coffee drinks brewed fresh and made to your personal preferences! Come out Monday to Stu’s Brew and get your rewards card 4 punches closer to a free coffee!... Read more

The Artistry Welcomes the Public October 11th 1:00 p.m. Ribbon Cutting

 
10/06/2017 04:09 PM
Press Release
Now Open, The Artistry will have a Ribbon Cutting on October 11th at 1:00 p.m. at 802 S. Main Street in Searcy!... Read more

Merchants and Planters Bank Ribbon Cutting

Searcy, AR
09/25/2017 03:56 PM
A ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration was held at Merchants and Planters Bank on Friday, September 15th.... Read more

K & S Home Furnishings Ribbon Cutting

 
09/20/2017 08:51 AM
Now Open K & S Home Furnishing will have a Ribbon Cutting on Friday, September 29th at 11:00 a.m. at 306 W. Race Av.... Read more

Merchants & Planters Bank Ribbon Cutting

 
09/12/2017 01:47 PM
Celebrating their new location in Searcy with a Ribbon Cutting Event!... Read more

New Manufacturer to Searcy-American Marksman Arkansas, LLC

 
09/01/2017 09:19 PM
Press Release:
American Marksman Arkansas LLC is bringing up to 100 job positions to Searcy.... Read more

Opening Doors to Revenue for Arkansas Businesses

 
09/01/2017 04:04 PM
Free resources for businesses wanting to do business with public agencies.... Read more

Three from Searcy Attend Economic Development Training Course

 
08/23/2017 01:14 PM
On August 11th and 12th, community leaders and organizers from around the state had the privilege of attending a training course conducted by the International Economic Development Council and the Delta Regional Authority. Participants were excited to have this unique opportunity to learn how to help their individual communities and regions facilitate economic growth and improvement in order to advance the quality of life for citizens, businesses and industries. The course was hosted at Harding University.... Read more

Searcy Leadership Institute Application Deadline August 25th

 
08/22/2017 12:59 PM
The Searcy Leadership Institute is now taking applications through August 25th. The Searcy Leadership Institute (SLI) offers a unique leadership course providing the opportunity to open doors for local business men and women and community leaders who have the desire and ability to shape the future of their community.... Read more

Tiger and Southerland Insurance Merge

 
08/17/2017 04:05 PM
Tiger and Southerland Insurances join resources in a merge to continue with quality service.... Read more

Economic Development Course

 
08/09/2017 05:12 PM
On Thursday and Friday, thirty local community leaders and organizers have the privilege of attending a well-known, educational Economic Development Course. Participants are excited to have this rare opportunity to learn how to help the community work toward growth and improvement for local citizens, businesses and industries.... Read more

Hays 2 Second Generation

 
08/03/2017 05:00 PM
Hays 2 The Second Generation is holding their Ribbon Cutting Event on Friday August 4th at 4:00 p.m. Doors opened at their new store on Saturday, July 8th. They are inviting the public to come celebrate with them on Friday!... Read more

Manufacturers Struggle to Fill Good Paying Positions Due to Lack of Workforce Availability and Readiness

 
07/31/2017 01:35 PM
Currently manufacturing industries in our region and all around the state are experiencing a skills gap when hiring new workers. The industries are struggling with workforce availability and readiness. They have a great need to hire more people within their businesses, but those individuals applying do not meet the basic entry level needs of the industries.... Read more

Tara Cathey Completes Leadership Training Program

 
07/28/2017 09:45 AM
“Institute graduates are recognized across the country as leaders in their industries and organizations,” said Raymond P. Towle, IOM, CAE, the U.S. Chamber Foundation’s vice president of Institute for Organization Management. “These individuals have the knowledge, skills, and dedication necessary to achieve professional and organizational success in the dynamic association and chamber industries.”... Read more

Searcy Regional Chamber of Commerce Talks with Roby Brock

 
07/27/2017 11:38 AM
The Searcy Regional Chamber of Commerce is excited to have host a special pre-event to the Business EXPO featuring prominent business and political icon Roby Brock. Brock is widely known for his work in the state of Arkansas for well over 17 years. He is author, host and Editor in Chief at Talk Business and Politics, and the Founder and President of River Rock Communications. He is an award-winning journalist receiving the 2000 Society of Journalists Award and the U.S. Small Business Award in 2009.... Read more

Tourism Point of View

 
07/27/2017 11:12 AM
Sometimes it is hard to see from a different point of view. Especially if you’ve experienced things from one perspective for a long period of time. Seeing Searcy as a location for tourism may sound unlikely at first, but the truth is tourism is on the rise here. Tourism is up in the state of Arkansas as a whole. In fact, tourism has continued to increase every year since 2012. According to Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism 2016-2017 Annual Report, we have an increase in state tourism dollars of 32.7% during that five-year span.... Read more

Young Manufacturers Academy

 
07/07/2017 10:15 AM
The academy introduces students entering grades seventh through ninth grades to all facets of the manufacturing industry through hands-on activities and simulationbased learning. The participants will also travel to industry locations for on-site interaction with manufacturers. The academy is free of charge, with breakfast and lunch provided each day.... Read more

2017 State of the Chamber

 
06/29/2017 11:20 AM
State of the Searcy Regional Chamber of Commerce... Read more

The Role of Placemaking

 
06/27/2017 02:23 PM
Attracting and retaining a skilled workforce is a critical function of economic development today.... Read more

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